Nose – Vanilla fudge and citrus peels. Slightly chocolate-y raisin notes and a little cinnamon.
Palate – More spice comes through on the palate, but the vanilla-rich buttery elements remain up front. Freshly baked biscuits topped with almonds and plump sultanas.
Finish – Long with Sherried fruit and ginger lasting.
Auchentoshan Three Wood 5cl
This Unique Auchentoshan Three Wood Whisky Has Been Matured In Three Different Oak Cask Types. American Bourbon Whiskey, Spanish Oloroso Sherry Butt And Finally Pedro Ximenez Sherry Butt.
The Marriage Of These 3 Different Finishes Produces A Rich Complex Whisky With Incredible Toffee And Sherry Oak Flavours.
Nose – Inviting Nose With Gooseberries, Riesling, Sherry And Some Toasty Notes.
Palate – Clean, Lively Entry Into The Mouth With Keen Passage Across The Palate, Fine Texture And Good Balance. Good Oak Infusion With Some Soft Brown Sugar And Fine Malt.
Finish – Long, Lingering Finish.
Arran 10 5cl
Officially Launched In 2006, This 10 Year Old Lies At The Heart Of The Isle Of Arran Range And Exudes All The Honeyed Richness We Have Come To Associate With The Island Distillery.
Nose – Sweet Oak And Honey Are Apparent. Hints Of Coconut And Candy Appear With A Dash Of Water Whilst Butterscotch And Liquorice Are Also Evident.
Palate – Crisp And Malty With A Slight Nuttiness.
Finish – Clean And Fresh With A Lingering Creamy Sweetness.
Today The Distillery Is The Only One On Arran. Back In The Early 1800s There Were Many Small Stills To Be Found Across The Island. Not All Of Them Were Legal, But All Made Superlative Spirit.
Ben Nevis 10
Ben Nevis 10 Year Old Is A Superb Introduction To The Distillery’s Style This 10 Year Old Single Malt Is A Firm Representative Of The Western Highland Style.
Nose – Fresh And Quite Dry. A Supple Greenness With Soft Leafy Notes With A Rich Fruitiness. Hints Of Orange And Seville Marmalade With A Light Vinous Character And Nutty Undertones.
Palate – Gentle Dryness. Toffee. Looming Omnipresent Are Solid Peat Notes With A Bitter Sweetness.
Finish – Silken, Toffee And Caramel Notes Balanced With A Touch Of Mochaccino And Dark Chocolate On The Tail.